Champions League

Mbappé bags hat-trick as PSG romp to 0-5 win over Brugge

The 20-year-old came into the fray in the 52nd minute and was instrumental in securing the away win for his PSG side.

Mbappé bags hat-trick as PSG romp to 0-5 win over Brugge
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World Cup winner Kylian Mbappé who is still working his way back to full match fitness after a recent hamstring injury was subbed on by PSG coach Thomas Tuchel as the Ligue 1 side faced Club Brugge in Belgium in match-day three of the 2019-20 Champions League.

The 20-year-old showed no sign of rustiness bagging a second half hat-trick and also provided an assist for Argentine Icardi to bag his second of the night. 

Coming on in the 52nd minute of the game, Mbappé struck in the 61st, 79th and 83rd minutes as the Parisian side romped to a 0-5 win in Belgium that sees them aloft of Group A with a maximum nine points from three games.

Paris Saint-Germain's Kylian Mbappe celebrates scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A soccer match between Club Brugge KV and Paris Saint-Germain FC at Jan Breydel Stadium